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Sterling Shores 818-3BR-Apr 24 to 26 $721! Gulf&Pool Views-100ft 2 Beach- FunPass

Destin, FL, USA
  • Condo1511 sqft
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps8
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights

Bedrooms 3, Bathrooms 2, Sleeps 8

Top Reasons to Book This Fabulous Condo:

1. Fun Pass (1 Ticket Daily) see below

2. Gulf and Pool Views

3. Master Suite has Balcony access & Bath w/Jetted Tub/Shower.

4. NEW King & Queen Posturepedic Beds + NEW Appliances! (April 2018)

5. Less than 100 ft to the beach!

6. Beach-side pool with bar/grill, Lagoon-style pool, Theater, Fitness Center, & Grills

7. Just 2.5 miles to Destin Commons or walk to the Back Porch Restaurant

8. Professionally Managed; 24/7 Service

*SNOWBIRD / 55+ RENTAL* Snowbird Season is November through February on a monthly basis. The monthly rate is $1550 per month + taxes/fees. To reserve, please contact us (Property Manager) to give you a quote with this Special Rate. Currently, this can't be booked online. The Fun Pass is not available on monthly rentals.

Sterling Shores 818 is a beautifully decorated 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom 'Key West' floor plan located at Sterling Shores in the heart of Destin. With 1,511 sq ft of spacious and luxurious living space in tropical surroundings, this unit is sure to please! Boasting Gulf and Tropical Pool Views, this lovely condo sleeps 8 with NEW Posturepedic King & Queen beds! Located in the heart of Destin, it's close to all of the best restaurants, attractions, and shopping. Sterling Shores 818 is sure to meet all of the wants in your party!

Fun Pass; Destin Traveler: As a gift to you from, FREE activities are included every day of your stay! Enjoy one free admission each day to some of the area's most popular attractions: Baytowne Adventure Zone, Sea Blaster's Snorkeling, Sea Blaster's Dolphin Cruise, and Unlimited DVD Rentals! Snorkeling, Dolphin Cruise & Baytowne available Mar-Oct. Golf is available from November through February on nearby courses.

The Bed Setup:

Master Bedroom w/King

Guest Bedroom with Queen

Guest Bedroom w/twin trundle

Living Room has a Queen Sleeper Sofa

Sterling Shores is a gated, 11 story complex in the heart of Destin. Boasting a 4300 sq.ft. private lagoon pool, gulf front pool, commercial grill area, 42 seat surround sound movie theater, BBQ grills, picnic area, and exercise room, located on 9 acres of lush tropical landscaping with 240 ft of beach.

Area Attractions:

Happy Ours is located in close proximity to Henderson Beach State Park and is near great restaurants and attractions like The Destin Track and Big Kahunas Water Park. Wander the 100 ft down to the beachfront Back Porch restaurant for a bite or drink. Happy Ours is in a wonderful location.

Close by is Destin Commons, a beautifully landscaped, pedestrian-friendly area and a great family venue where children will love to play in the interactive water fountains. Also for the younger guests, a nautically/pirate themed outdoor playground features a 1,750 square foot soft play area with various creatures from the sea, slides, and a treasure chest! Destin Commons also has a mini-train for the kids. Destin Commons features over 75 shops and restaurants, including Godiva Chocolates, AMC Movie Theaters and Bass Pro Shop.

Our policies for renting to under 25's are:

Under age groups will be allowed at our discretion.

an extra $100 per person ($1000 min. for houses/$500 min. for condos) refundable CASH damage deposit, to be paid at time of check in

extra 25% premium

check-in at office

you must be present for a check-out inspection

Property Manager

RealJoy Reservations

Member Since 2004
Premier Partner
This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.
Response time:
within one hour
Calendar last updated:
Apr 22, 2018
About RealJoy Reservations

Real Joy Vacations is a professional property management company located in Destin, Florida. We provide Vacation Rentals in Destin, Okaloosa Island, SanDestin, 30A, and Panama City Beach! Something for everyone! We have Affordable family rentals as well as Beachfront Condos and Luxury Homes with Pools! Grab your Swimsuit and enjoy the spectacular emerald green water and sugar white sands of Northwest Florida! By utilizing the latest technology to provide our guests with timely property updates and having maintenance available 24/7 at the tap of a button, we help to provide you with a stress-free stay. The cleanliness of our properties is a high priority. Providing keyless entries so you don’t have to fumble with keys is for your ultimate security. We price competitively, and above all, want you to enjoy your experience. Let us put the Real Joy into your vacation!

Why RealJoy Reservations chose Destin

The Emerald Coast of Northwest Florida is an amazing destination for your beach vacation! Sugar white sands and emerald green waters await. Whether your idea of relaxation is people watching on a beachfront balcony or being right in the middle of the action, we can help you find the vacation property that’s right for you. Our maintenance team, on call 24/7, and our friendly staff will help you to have a wonderful trip!

What makes this Condo unique

Real Joy Vacations manages properties to fit all budgets! Whether you are looking for a beachfront location, a luxury home with a private pool, or would like a budget-friendly, walk to the beach option, we have properties in all shapes and sizes! Most of our properties come with the Real Joy Fun Pass, which gives you one or two free tickets to daily attractions each night of your stay along with unlimited DVD rentals. Our offerings are fantastic for families because they give you room to spread out. With substantially more space than the average hotel room, most of our properties offer separate living areas, full kitchens, and washer/dryers. Our guests can cook their own meals if they wish and launder their things if needed. You can count on the Real Joy team���s extensive property management experience. From our excellent customer service reps to our cleaning crew, we want you to have a wonderful stay.


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
      • Guest Bedroom
        1 bunk bed, Twin Trundle Bed
      • Livingroom
        1 sleep sofa /futon, Queen sleeper sofa
      • Master Bedroom
        1 king, Posturepedic Mattress
      • Guest Bedroom
        1 queen, Posturepedic Mattress


        • 2 Bathrooms
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, tub, shower
        • Bathroom 2
          toilet, combination tub/shower

          Location Type

            • Ocean View


                • Adventure
                • Family
                • Romantic
                • Tourist Attractions


                    • Guests provide their own meals


                        • Air Conditioning
                        • Clothes Dryer
                        • Heating
                        • Internet
                        • Iron & Board
                        • Linens Provided
                        • Towels Provided
                        • Washing Machine


                            • Coffee Maker
                            • Dishes & Utensils
                            • Dishwasher
                            • Kitchen
                            • Microwave
                            • Oven
                            • Refrigerator
                            • Stove


                                • Dining
                                • Dining Area


                                    • Satellite / Cable
                                    • Television


                                        • Balcony
                                        • Deck / Patio

                                          Pool / Spa

                                            • Communal Pool
                                            • Heated Pool


                                                • churches
                                                • cinemas
                                                • festivals
                                                • health/beauty spa
                                                • museums
                                                • playground
                                                • restaurants
                                                • theme parks
                                                • water parks

                                                  Leisure Activities

                                                    • boating
                                                    • miniature golf
                                                    • outlet shopping
                                                    • photography
                                                    • shopping
                                                    • sight seeing
                                                    • walking

                                                      Local Services & Businesses

                                                        • ATM/bank
                                                        • groceries
                                                        • massage therapist
                                                        • medical services

                                                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                            • sailing
                                                            • deepsea fishing
                                                            • golf
                                                            • jet skiing
                                                            • kayaking
                                                            • fishing
                                                            • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                            • snorkeling
                                                            • snorkeling/diving
                                                            • surfing
                                                            • swimming

                                                              12 Reviews


                                                              Latest reviews

                                                              Love Sterling Shores/not this Condo.

                                                              Pamela C.

                                                              We have been coming to Sterling Shores for many years. We appreciate the close location to the beach, enjoy the lovely pool area and the added sense of security in the gated grounds. This year those staying in the facility were required to wear wrist bands, which was another layer of safety that my family liked. We were a bit disappointed in our Condo 818 where we found a live insect in a kitchen drawer, carpets that were not clean and the clothes dryer took 2-3 times of full cycles to dry our clothing. We will be back to Sterling Shores but will likely not book in Condo 818 again.

                                                              Very nice, clean and quiet

                                                              Deidra D.

                                                              The condo was exactly like the pictures. Fit all 8 of us perfectly. The complex was very nice and suprisingly quiet for spring break, great for a family. There wasn’t a hot tub which was disappointing. Our only complaint about the condo was that we wished they would’ve provided simple things such as toilet paper, salt and pepper and maybe baggies for left over storage. But overall we were pleased with our stay!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Hi Deidra. Thank you for your feedback on your stay at this fabulous condo. We’re happy to hear you had enough room for your party of 8 and that you found it clean and quiet. We hope you enjoyed the fabulous views from the balcony. We wish you would have contacted us regarding the items such as toilet paper and salt & pepper, we could have sent you some if requested. Thanks again for your feedback and thank you for choosing Real Joy!

                                                              Sterling Shores Amazing!!

                                                              Brad H.

                                                              Great weekend at the beach, Destin always a favorite for the kids. The pool still too cold this time of year, but everyone enjoyed being on the beach since the weather was so nice.

                                                              Our condo was good size, perfect location right by the elevator for the kids and great view overlooking the pool. The furnishings were a little worn and the carpet in bad shape. Seems like tile throughout would be better choice for beach condo.

                                                              Overall a great time and we'll definitely be back to Sterling Shores.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Hi Brad, we are glad you had a great time at this condo conveniently located next to the elevators with a great view of the pool. We are happy everyone enjoyed the beach and the nice weather. Your recommendations will be referred to our Property Management Team and the owner. Thank you for your feedback and for staying with Real Joy.

                                                              Great condo and location!

                                                              Olivia D.

                                                              Condo is very nice and clean! The outdoor furniture was put to use while enjoying the awesome view. Our only complaint, the master bedroom mattress is not the most comfortable . Over all we had a great stay, and we would definitely stay here again! Also would recommend to others!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Hi Olivia. Thank you for your feedback on your stay at this lovely condo. We’re happy to hear you found the unit clean and enjoyed the awesome view. Our teams work hard to keep the units clean and comfortable for our guests. We will pass along your complaint to property management regarding the mattress. We hope you will come back to see us! Thank you for staying with Real Joy!

                                                              Beautiful! Very well-kept and super clean. Perfect view and location of the Beach and nice pool.

                                                              Wynona H.Cypress, TX

                                                              Loved this place! We will definitely return. I spent a lot of time on the oversized balcony with perfect view of the pool and Beach. Super clean inside and out. Nice covered parking. Perfect location, close to everything. Plenty of room in the condo and cleanliness was outstanding. Not one complaint!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Hi Wynona. Thank you for your feedback on your stay at this fabulous condo. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed the balcony with the awesome views and the cleanliness of this unit. Our teams work hard to keep the units clean and comfortable for our guests. We hope you will come back to visit! Thank you for staying with Real Joy!

                                                              Very Nice. Has all the amenities!

                                                              Deidre A.

                                                              We enjoyed this condo very much! Has all the ameninities that are needed and was very clean. It even had beach chairs that could have been used.

                                                              I do recommend replacing the skillet as it is very used and it's starting to flake when cooked in. That did not affect our stay though and just something that I saw because I used it. We will stay here again! Great place for a family vacation!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you for your feedback on this lovely condo. We’re so glad you enjoyed the amenities and beach chairs. We look forward to your return visit! Thank you for staying with Real Joy!


                                                              Destin, FL, USA


                                                              Additional information about rental rates


                                                              US Dollars

                                                              Rates shown are base rates & do not include tax, processing fee and cleaning

                                                              Nightly minimums range from 2 to 7 nights, depending on the season

                                                              30% down at time of booking, non-refundable

                                                              Balance due 30 days prior to arrival

                                                              We offer optional trip insurance for an add'l 7%

                                                              SNOWBIRDS* $1550/mo + taxes & fees - Nov through February

                                                              12 Reviews
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